Saturday, August 22, 2020

Gunmen hit Ibadan’s Ikolaba Police station, kill corporal

A police corporal was killed on Friday evening when some unidentified gunmen attacked the Ikolaba Police Station in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.

The gunmen shot sporadically as they stormed the station.

The reason for the attack could not be ascertained.

The Police Public Relations Officer in Oyo State, Olugbenga Fadeyi, confirmed the incident.

He said investigation was ongoing to determine the cause of the attack.

“We just got information that the station was attacked but I haven’t gotten the details of the officer allegedly killed.

“We have deployed men to the area and as soon as details are available, we will get back to you,” he said.